According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the Royals are shopping top prospect Wil Myers on the trade market in an attempt to upgrade their pitching staff.
Craig Kimbrel (knee) is on track to rejoin the Red Sox on Monday.
Ryan Braun was scratched from the Brewers' lineup on Thursday due to right side tightness.
Brewers manager Craig Counsell said Jonathan Lucroy is getting a scheduled day of rest Thursday.
Marlins reinstated 2B Dee Gordon from suspension.
Jose Reyes (intercostal) is doubtful for Friday.
Yoenis Cespedes is out of the Mets' lineup Thursday because he had a flareup with his quad.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Royals are trying to package Ian Kennedy in a Wade Davis trade, with the Dodgers "a strong match."
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Orioles are "trying hard" for Andrew Cashner.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Dodgers are showing interest in Royals closer Wade Davis.
Jason Hammel led the Cubs to an 8-1 victory over the White Sox on Wednesday by tossing seven innings of one run baseball for his 10th win.
Khris Davis hit two home runs and went 3-for-4 with three RBI and two runs scored on Wednesday.